Author Archives: Chrissy Mauck

Make Them Suffer’s Nick McLernon Joins Jackson

Photo courtesy of ForestFireMedia Nick McLernon, guitarist and songwriter for death core outfit Make Them Suffer has joined the Jackson artist roster. Signed globally to Rise Records and Roadrunner Records in Australia, Make Them Suffer are readied to drop third … Continue reading

Backstage Pass with Anthrax’s Scott Ian

During Anthrax’s trek across the globe in support of For All Kings, Jackson caught up with Scott Ian for a close look at his touring guitars. The Anthrax axeman has quite a few “toys” out on the road with him … Continue reading

Hear Marty Friedman’s New Single ‘Whiteworm’

Prosthetic Records has shared an exclusive video stream of another new Marty Friedman track. “Whiteworm” will appear on the guitar god’s new album Wall of Sound, due out on Aug. 4. Check it out below …

Phil Collen Demos his DiMarzio Pickups on his Jackson Sig Models

In a new video for DiMarzio, Def Leppard guitarist Phil Collen dishes on his DiMarzio Super 3, HS-2 & Super Distortion S pickups and also showcases his new signature Jackson PC1 model. Collen also reveals that he produced Tesla’s album … Continue reading

How Does Misha Mansoor Judge a Guitar?

How does Periphery guitarist Misha Mansoor judge a guitar? “If it puts a smile on your face when you play it,” he says. “That, or you get that ‘holy shit I love this’ feeling.” Learn more about Mansoor’s favorite solo … Continue reading

Marty Friedman’s MF-1 Is ‘More Than Just a Metal Guitar’

Marty Friedman’s longest relationship, even with girls, is with Jackson. Or so he jokes in this exclusive video that covers his lengthy history with the company and what led to returning to the fold to develop his new MF-1 signature … Continue reading